Mr. Segsworth graduated from Michigan Tech in 1971 with a B.Sc. degree in Mining Engineering and has more than 40 years experience in the industry. After managing successively three large Canadian mines in BC, Saskatchewan and Ontario, he became the President, CEO and Director of Westmin Resources in 1990. He led the company in an operational and financial turnaround and significant expansion that attracted a successful hostile bid from Boliden in 1998 whereupon he joined Homestake Mining Company and subsequently became President, COO and Director. In that capacity, he led the company to production, safety, and cost records. Homestake and Barrick Gold merged in 2002 and Mr. Segsworth became involved in board work for a number of mining companies, one of them being UEX where he served as a director from 2002 to 2008.
He currently serves on the boards of Gabriel Resources, Pan American Silver, Roxgold and Taung Gold International and he is involved in the work of the Technical Committees of all of those boards. He is also the Chair of the Board of Directors of Science World of BC.